£9.00 ARC/UKA affiliated
Returning for the 5th edition, the Allithwaite 8 continues to grow, building on a reputation for a friendly and uniquely local event.
Around 8 miles/13 km of trail and fell and a bit of road, with around 1080 ft/330m ascent showcasing some of the best routes on the gorgeous Cartmel peninsula in the southern Lake District (around 2/3 off-road).
Marshalled and waymarked, the race starts at the community centre, Allithwaite (post code LA11 7QJ).
Off -road shoes recommended.
Face covering (buffs suitable) required for start/finish.
Hat/gloves and full body cover/waterproofs required (kit requirements confirmed at race registration 9.30 – 10.30 am).
Minimum age 16 years on race day (with parental consent if under 18)
Great prizes for 1st, 2nd 3rd open men and women including cash and local food/ drink.
Prizes for veteran and U18s.
ARC Race permit number ARC 21/342.
Free car parking close to venue – please follow signs within village. Final details will be sent out to pre-registered runners and available on our website www.allithwaiterunningclub.org.uk
Toilets and refreshments available at race HQ - Allithwaite Community Centre.
Start time 11.00 (last registration/ number collection 10.30) There will be a pre-race briefing around 20 minutes before start time. We hope to be outside for the briefing.
All enquiries regarding entries to Event Director Alistair Arnott/ John Douglas
Start time 11.00 (last registration/ number collection 10.30)
In line with other races, we ask that ALL participants do not attend if presenting or sharing a household with anyone presenting any symptoms/ signs of Covid-19 or have tested positive in the previous 2 weeks. Please complete a Lateral Flow Test in the 24 hours before attending. For this year we have a new starting procedure which will be outlined at briefing. No water stations en route to reduce plastic waste – please bring your own water if needed.
This event offers the option to purchase upgraded refundable terms, so that participants may be able to get a refund if they are unable to attend due to unforeseen circumstances.